Regional News

Wed 21 Aug 2019

Next step in Jay Brogden murder case

premium_icon Next step in Jay Brogden murder case

Lawyers for a man accused over the cold case killing of Jay Brogden want information from the Crime and Corruption Commission.

The time to get fire ready is now

premium_icon The time to get fire ready is now

Firies urge people to prepare for the coming fire season.

LUXURY LIVING: A multi-million dollar fortress

premium_icon LUXURY LIVING: A multi-million dollar fortress

Every home has a story, but none as interesting as this home on the hill

‘Weak as piss’: Minister unloads as company quits Adani

premium_icon ‘Weak as piss’: Minister unloads as company quits Adani

A minister has taken an extraordinary swipe at Aurecon and urged the industry to ‘shun and shame’ the company - for one decision.

SHOCK MOVE: Engineering company cuts ties with Adani

premium_icon SHOCK MOVE: Engineering company cuts ties with Adani

Adani Mining boss has vowed to deliver Carmichael mine project despite setback

J.M. Kelly director grilled over $2m loans

premium_icon J.M. Kelly director grilled over $2m loans

A director of J.M. Kelly has been grilled in court over why the struggling building company made loans totalling more than $2 million to firms with no assets in the...

PROTEST: Anti-coal activists fight Premier's lock-on laws

premium_icon PROTEST: Anti-coal activists fight Premier's lock-on laws

Protester locked to machinery at Adani's Carmichael mine site

Miner told grief over death no excuse for meth

premium_icon Miner told grief over death no excuse for meth

The 48-year-old took some poor advice from his ex-wife to help get over his grief, leading to a series of unfortunate events

FINALS PITCH: Players that will make or break the game

premium_icon FINALS PITCH: Players that will make or break the game

Brahmans coach Ingebrigtsen names the top five players he'll look to ahead of their clash against the Tigers.

Mackay business snaps up $95m mining deal

premium_icon Mackay business snaps up $95m mining deal

Hundreds of jobs will be delivered to locals when the Bowen Basin project kicks off next month

New direction for Mackay company after $8m deal

premium_icon New direction for Mackay company after $8m deal

The future is changing for one Mackay business, and a multi-million dollar acquisition is just the beginning

Speed limit cut to increase safety at notorious intersection

premium_icon Speed limit cut to increase safety at notorious intersection

"This is a good thing. It will improve safety.”

Ridiculous $10k cash ban sparks fury

Ridiculous $10k cash ban sparks fury

You could face years in jail and a massive fine for paying more than $10,000 in cash to a business under a new law being put to parliament.

Tue 20 Aug 2019

How to score free swimming lessons for kids

premium_icon How to score free swimming lessons for kids

A former Australian Olympic swimming coach says young children should have at least two swimming lessons a week to help prevent more drowning deaths.

Cutters boss to fringe players: See you next year

premium_icon Cutters boss to fringe players: See you next year

With the Mackay Cutters out of Intrust Super Cup finals contention, coach Steve Sheppard has extended an olive branch to local clubs

Miners flood Gold Coast for key conference

premium_icon Miners flood Gold Coast for key conference

Some FIFO workers have swapped their usual destination for the Gold Coast this week for a major industry conference, bringing a surge of tourism benefits with them.

'They played their part so honourably and well'

premium_icon 'They played their part so honourably and well'

Vietnam War veterans remembered at service.

Is now the time to invest in mining areas?

premium_icon Is now the time to invest in mining areas?

The billion dollar Carmichael thermal coal mine will comprise a number of open-cut and underground operations.

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